• Carthage changes head coaches
    February 21, 2018
    With Mike Yeager departing to take an assistant coaching job at a Division II school, Carthage is keeping the head coaching job in-house.
  • Red Men Top North Park In Senior Day Finale, 35-12
    November 11, 2017
    The Carthage College Red Men capped their 2017 season off on a high note, sending their 18 seniors out with a win in their final game at Art Keller Field after defeating North Park University, 35-12.
  • Balanced Offense Leads Red Men Over Big Blue At Art Keller Field On Saturday, 45-27
    October 28, 2017
    The Carthage College Red Men turned in a dominant performance on Saturday afternoon at Art Keller Field, defeating the Big Blue of Millikin University, 45-27.
  • Red Men Defeat Elmhurst At Home Saturday, 31-8
    October 14, 2017
    The Carthage College Red Men weathered a one hour and 15 minute weather delay on Saturday at Art Keller Field before storming their way to a convincing 31-8 win over the Elmhurst College Bluejays.
  • Football Rolls Past Pioneers To Retain The Old Musket, 55-20
    September 30, 2017
    The Carthage College football team came out swinging on Saturday at Art Keller Field, as the Red Men hung 34 points on the Carroll University Pioneers in the first quarter to retain the Old Musket, 55-20.
  • Red Men Dominate Vikings In Rock Island, 55-14
    September 23, 2017
    The Carthage College Red Men bounced back from a tough week-three loss a week ago in at Wheaton, as Carthage scored 55 unanswered points to defeat Augustana College, 55-14, on Saturday in Rock Island.   The win sends the Red Men to 3-1 on the season and 1-1 in the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin, while the Vikings fall to 0-4 and 0-2 in the CCIW.   The win is also the third-straight for the Red Men over Augustana, which is the first three-game win streak over the Vikings since the 1969, '70 and '71 seasons under Art Keller.
  • Red Men Post Back-To-Back Shutouts To Open Season For First Time Since 1921
    September 09, 2017
    The Carthage College Red Men opened their 2017 home slate on the newly renovated Art Keller Field with a historic win, defeating the Bethel University Royals, 31-0.   Now at 2-0, the Red Men have posted back-to-back shutouts for the first time since 1969 and back-to-back shutouts to open a season for the first time since the 1921 season.
  • Defense Fuels Offense As Red Men Blank Spartans To Open 2017
    September 02, 2017
    AURORA, Ill. – The Carthage College football team opened their 2017 season with their first shutout since 2011 as the Red Men topped Aurora University on the road Saturday, 24-0.
  • Football tops North Park 14-6 on Saturday, Nov. 7th
    November 07, 2015
    Lafayette McGary led the Red Men in rushing with a total of 14 carries for 112-yards and two touchdowns.
  • Red Men Run Over Big Blue For 36-17 Win
    October 31, 2015
    Carthage went for 528 yards of total offense against Millikin with 346 coming on the ground Saturday to move to 3-2 in conference and 4-4 overall.
  • Carthage Defeats Augustana (Ill.), 39-27, on Oct. 24
    October 24, 2015
    The Carthage College football team (3-4, 2-2 College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin) evened its conference record on Saturday, Oct. 24 with a 39-27 win over Augustana College (2-5, 1-3 CCIW) at Lindberg Stadium in Rock Island, Ill.
  • Carthage Edges Lakeland, 29-28, on Sept. 26
    September 26, 2015
    And now the real season gets underway. The Carthage College football team (1-2, 0-0 College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin) opens conference play next week after closing out its last three-game non-conference schedule with a come-from-behind, 29-28 win over Lakeland College (1-2) at John Taylor Field in Howards Grove, Wis.
  • Former Carthage coach Rucks dies
    March 10, 2015
    Tim Rucks, who was the head coach at Carthage for 18 years and at North Park before that, passed away.
  • Carthage Falls at North Park, 36-14, on Nov. 8
    November 08, 2014
    The Carthage College football team (3-6, 2-4 College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin) fell to CCIW-opponent North Park University (2-7, 2-4 CCIW), 36-14, on Saturday, Nov. 8 at the Holmgren Athletic Complex in Chicago.
  • Carthage Comes from Behind to Beat Millikin, 28-22, on Nov. 1
    November 01, 2014
    On a cold, crisp, breezy and sunny afternoon in Decatur, Ill., the Carthage College football team (3-5, 2-3 College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin) overcame a 15-point deficit to beat CCIW-opponent Millikin University (2-6, 0-5 CCIW), 28-22, on Saturday, Nov. 1 at Frank M. Lindsay Field. The Red Men trailed, 22-7, in the second quarter.
  • Carthage Drops a Close One to Augustana, 31-26, on Oct. 25
    October 25, 2014
    The late-October weather was fantastic, the quality of football could have been better, but the Saturday, Oct. 25 Carthage-Augustana (Ill.) game at least turned into a close and entertaining contest. After falling behind by 24 points in the third quarter, the Carthage College football team (2-5, 1-3 College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin) had a chance at the end to knock off CCIW-opponent Augustana College (Ill., 3-4, 2-2 CCIW) but fell a little short, 31-26, at Art Keller Field in Kenosha, Wis.
  • Elmhurst Downs Carthage, 49-42 in Double-Overtime, on Oct. 11
    October 11, 2014
    On an otherwise-perfect October afternoon, the Carthage College football team (2-3, 1-1 College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin) lost its Homecoming game to CCIW-opponent Elmhurst College (3-2, 2-0 CCIW), 49-42 in double-overtime, on Saturday afternoon, Oct. 11 at Art Keller Field in Kenosha, Wis.
  • Carthage Knocks off Illinois Wesleyan, 20-10, on Oct. 4
    October 04, 2014
    On a night that felt more like mid-November than early-October, the Carthage College football team (2-2, 1-0 College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin) knocked off CCIW-opponent Illinois Wesleyan University (2-2, 0-1 CCIW), 20-10, at Tucci Stadium in Bloomington, Ill. The game was the conference-opener for both teams.
  • Carthage Comes from Behind to Beat Lakeland, 21-14, on Sept. 27
    September 27, 2014
    The Carthage College football team (1-2, 0-0 College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin) came from behind in the final period to defeat Lakeland College (0-3), 21-14, under the lights of Art Keller Field on Saturday, Sept. 27 in Kenosha, Wis.
  • Adrian Downs Carthage, 40-14, on Sept. 13
    September 13, 2014
    The Carthage College football team (0-2, 0-0 College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin) lost to Adrian College (2-0), 40-14, on Saturday, Sept. 13 at Docking Stadium in Adrian, Mich. The game helped launch the CCIW/MIAA Challenge that has all eight conference schools playing opponents from the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association or St. Norbert College, since the MIAA has only seven football programs.
  • Carthage Opens the Season with a 25-13 Loss to St. Norbert
    September 06, 2014
    The Carthage College football team opens (0-1, 0-0 College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin) opened its 2014 season on Saturday, Sept. 6 with a 25-13 loss to St. Norbert College (1-0) at Art Keller Field in Kenosha, Wis.
  • Millikin Downs Carthage, 28-21, on Nov. 16
    November 16, 2013
    The Carthage College football team (1-9, 0-7 College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin) closed out its season on Saturday, Nov. 16 with a 28-21 loss CCIW-opponent Millikin University (2-8, 1-6 CCIW) at Art Keller Field in Kenosha, Wis.
  • Elmhurst Edges Carthage, 10-9, on Nov. 9
    November 09, 2013
    On a warm but blustery day with temperatures in the upper 50s and a 20-mile-an-hour wind, the Carthage College football team (1-8, 0-6 College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin) lost to CCIW-opponent Elmhurst College (4-5, 3-3 CCIW), 10-9, on Saturday, Nov. 9 at Langhorst Field in Elmhurst, Ill. The loss was the eighth in a row for the Red Men this season.
  • Augustana (Ill.) Blanks Carthage, 28-0, on Nov. 2
    November 02, 2013
    On a cool, overcast day in Kenosha, Wis., the Carthage College football team (1-7, 0-5 College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin) lost to CCIW-opponent Augustana College (Ill., 5-3, 3-2 CCIW), 28-0, on Nov. 2 at Art Keller Field in Kenosha, Wis.
  • No. 4 North Central Defeats Carthage, 72-20, on Oct. 26
    October 26, 2013
    On a cool, crisp fall afternoon in Naperville, Ill., a day otherwise perfect for football, Carthage College (1-6, 0-4 College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin) lost to defending-CCIW-champion and No. 4 North Central College (7-0, 4-0 CCIW), 72-20, at Benedetti-Wehrli Stadium.
  • No. 23 Illinois Wesleyan Downs Carthage, 31-10, on Oct. 19
    October 19, 2013
    The Carthage College football team (1-5, 0-3 College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin) lost to CCIW-opponent and No. 23 Illinois Wesleyan University (6-0, 3-0 CCIW), 31-10, on Saturday, Oct. 19 at Art Keller Field in Kenosha, Wis.
  • No. 13 Wheaton (Ill.) Defeats Carthage, 28-0, on Oct. 12
    October 12, 2013
    The Carthage College football team (1-4, 0-2 College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin) lost to CCIW-opponent and No. 13 Wheaton College (Ill., 5-0, 2-0 CCIW), 28-0, on Saturday, Oct. 12 in the Red Men's Homecoming game at Art Keller Field in Kenosha, Wis.
  • Carthage Loses at North Park, 22-20, on Oct. 5
    October 05, 2013
    The Carthage College football team (1-3, 0-1 College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin) lost to CCIW-opponent North Park University (1-3, 1-0 CCIW), 22-20, on Saturday, Oct. 5 at the Holmgren Athletic Complex in Chicago. The game, played through rain and a one-hour and 22-minute lighting delay, was the conference-opener for both teams. North Park was whistled for 12 penalties, but that was balanced out by five Carthage turnovers.
  • Wartburg Defeats Carthage, 27-10, on Sept. 21
    September 21, 2013
    The Carthage College football team (1-1, 0-0 College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin) lost to Wartburg College (2-1), 27-10, on Saturday, Sept. 21 at Walston-Hoover Stadium in Waverly, Iowa.
  • Best road trips: Week 7
    August 09, 2013
    It's tough to get in three games in a shorter amount of driving than you can this week.
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